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BACH | A Mighty Fortress

PACIFIC BACH PROJECT Period Instrument Orchestra and Chorus

Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 7:30 PM

Irvine, CA

BACH | A Mighty Fortress

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Reserved Front Sections
Premium view seating in the front section of the sanctuary. Limited to 150 seats.
Ended $50.00 $0.00
General Admission
Seating in the middle and rear rows of the sanctuary, and in comfortably padded hard-backed chairs on either side of the pews. All general admission seats offer excellent acoustics and afford a good view of the musicians, soloists and conductor.
Ended $25.00 $0.00
Students: Reserved Front Sections
Half price premium seating in the front section of the sanctuary, for students 21 and under with valid photo student ID.
Ended $25.00 $0.00
Students: General Admission
Half-price general admission seating in the middle and rear rows of the sanctuary, or in comfortably padded hard-backed chairs on either side of the pews, for students 21 and under with valid photo student ID.
Ended $12.50 $0.00
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BACH | A Mighty Fortress*                                                                                                         Music about faith and triumph from great autumn cantatas         

Orchestra and Chorus of the Pacific Bach Project                                                                               Orange County Performing Arts High School Chorus, guest choir                                                        Los Angeles County High School for the Arts Chorus, guest choir
Richard Westerfield, conductor and commentator

Bach's music for the Feast of Michael the Archangel and for Reformation Sunday are among his most vivid and dramatic works. The virtuoso musicians of the Pacific Bach Project return to Orange County to present music from these and other cantatas for Sundays in autumn--including BWV's 130, 50, 80, 79, 49 and 137. Real-time commentary with musical examples make it easy for everyone to appreciate and enjoy this uniquely joyful, uplifting and awe-inspiring music. On period instruments, with the gifted choristers of the L.A. and O.C. Performing Arts High School choirs featured in the final work.

featuring:

Rita Lilly, soprano
Charles Humphries, couter-tenor
John Russell, tenor
John Lee Keenan, tenor
Jeffrey Fields, baritone

David Wilson, violin soloist
Josh Cohen, baroque trumpet soloist                                                                                             Leif Woodward, cello soloist
Marianne Pfau, recorder soloist
Kristin Olson, oboe soloist

Jonathan Salzedo, harpsichord soloist



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St. Paul's Greek Orthodox Church
4949 Alton Parkway
Irvine, CA 92604

Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 7:30 PM


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PACIFIC BACH PROJECT Period Instrument Orchestra and Chorus

The Pacific Bach Project presents imaginative, historically-informed performances that explore the wealth of Bach's music in a format that is welcoming and accessible to everyone. Led by noted conductor Richard Westerfield, the musicians and professional choristers composing the 44-member period instrument ensemble are drawn from elite baroque orchestras and Bach ensembles throughout southern California, the Bay area, Boston, Washington DC and New York City.

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